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Systems of measurement.

Political and Economic Planning.

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**1961** by P.E.P. in London .

Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Series | Planning -- Vol. 27, No. 449 |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | P. 35-55 |

Number of Pages | 55 |

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Open Library | OL20871929M |

A system of measurement is a set of related measures that are used to give a numeric value to something. A "system of measurement" is also known as a "metric". There are many systems of measurement. Some systems of measurement describe physical systems. Other systems of measurement describe economic systems.

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There are two systems of measurement commonly used around the world. Most countries use the metric system. The United States uses a different system of measurement, usually called the U.S.

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INSTRUMENTATION AND MEASUREMENTS by AK Sahwney ad Puneet Sawhney. Attention is then given to general complex systems.

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